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St. Charles County, Missouri (MO)

County population in 2017: 395,504 (94% urban, 6% rural); it was 283,883 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 87,270
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 20,949
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 83,347
Renter-occupied apartments: 26,055 (it was 18,316 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

31%

Land area: 560 sq. mi.

Water area: 31.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 706 people per square mile   (high).

March 2019 cost of living index in St. Charles County: 89.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (22.8%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (17.9%), Educational, health and social services (14.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 79%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 20%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in St. Charles County, MO (2017)
    • 342,003120.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 17,4276.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 13,1774.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 10,2593.6%Asian alone
    • 8,9233.1%Two or more races
    • 5540.2%Some other race alone
    • 2710.10%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

38.8 years
Missouri median age:

38.5 years
Males: 194,591  (49.2%)
Females: 200,913  (50.8%)
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Average household size:
St. Charles County:

2.0 people
Missouri:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $81,594 ($57,258 in 1999)
This county:

$81,594
Missouri:

$53,578

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $875 (lower quartile is $664, upper quartile is $1,070)
This county:

$875
State:

$628


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $220,100 (it was $122,600 in 2000)
St. Charles:

$220,100
Missouri:

$156,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $161,600 - $293,900

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $257,093
Here:

$257,093
State:

$204,558

Townhouses or other attached units: $173,995
Here:

$173,995
State:

$195,769

In 2-unit structures: $272,980
Here:

$272,980
State:

$129,380

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $271,981
Here:

$271,981
State:

$147,030

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $140,995
Here:

$140,995
State:

$235,831

Mobile homes: $50,127
Here:

$50,127
State:

$68,427

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,515
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $533

Institutionalized population: 1,621

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 8
  • Robberies: 15
  • Assaults: 199
  • Burglaries: 342
  • Thefts: 1143
  • Auto thefts: 108

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 11
  • Robberies: 13
  • Assaults: 194
  • Burglaries: 303
  • Thefts: 1112
  • Auto thefts: 84
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2816 buildings, average cost: $105,200
  • 1998: 3331 buildings, average cost: $106,500
  • 1999: 3541 buildings, average cost: $111,500
  • 2000: 2963 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2001: 3202 buildings, average cost: $124,300
  • 2002: 3632 buildings, average cost: $126,800
  • 2003: 3752 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2004: 4121 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2005: 3589 buildings, average cost: $174,700
  • 2006: 2758 buildings, average cost: $195,500
  • 2007: 2296 buildings, average cost: $208,700
  • 2008: 1153 buildings, average cost: $206,900
  • 2009: 1194 buildings, average cost: $186,100
  • 2010: 1300 buildings, average cost: $170,100
  • 2011: 939 buildings, average cost: $210,900
  • 2012: 1378 buildings, average cost: $200,100
  • 2013: 1863 buildings, average cost: $208,900
  • 2014: 1780 buildings, average cost: $239,900
  • 2015: 1767 buildings, average cost: $253,400
  • 2016: 1817 buildings, average cost: $255,800
  • 2017: 1550 buildings, average cost: $277,700
Number of permits per 10,000 St. Charles, MO residents
Average permit cost in St. Charles, MO
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,694 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,552 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in St. Charles, MO in 2017
Distribution of house value in St. Charles, MO in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in St. Charles, MO in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.1%
St. Charles County:

5.1%
Missouri:

13.4%
(3.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.6% for Black residents, 12.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.4% for American Indian residents, 10.6% for other race residents, 8.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 38.8 years old
(Males: 37.7 years old, Females: 39.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40.1 years old, Black residents: 39.2 years old, American Indian residents: 53.7 years old, Asian residents: 38.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.5 years old, Other race residents: 40.8 years old)

Area name: St. Louis, MO-IL HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in St. Charles County is $526 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $654 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $842 a month.

Cities in this county include: St. Charles, St. Peters, O'Fallon, Lake St. Louis, Wentzville, Weldon Spring, Dardenne Prairie, Cottleville, St. Paul, West Alton.

St. Charles County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

2018 air pollution in St. Charles County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.032 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Boone County, Kentucky , Charles County, Maryland , Henry County , Pitkin County, Colorado , Saguache County, Colorado .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
Missouri:

3.9%

Unemployment by year in St. Charles, MO
County total employment by year in St. Charles, MO
County average yearly wages by year in St. Charles, MO

Current college students: 15,745
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 95.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 39.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 14,941 (47.6% naturalized citizens)

St. Charles County:

3.8%
Whole state:

4.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 4,9712010 or later
  • 4,6032000 to 2009
  • 3,1471990 to 1999
  • 1,1251980 to 1989
  • 8631970 to 1979
  • 1,613Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 47.0%

St. Charles County marital status for males St. Charles County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 118,877
  • One, attached: 10,392
  • Two: 1,609
  • 3 or 4: 3,396
  • 5 to 9: 4,034
  • 10 to 19: 6,457
  • 20 to 49: 2,660
  • 50 or more: 2,595
  • Mobile homes: 4,371
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 88

Housing units in St. Charles County with a mortgage: 87,003 (2,639 second mortgage, 8,863 home equity loan, 272 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 31,594

Here:

73.7% with mortgage
State:

61.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for St. Charles County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic85,53620
Evangelical Protestant72,210141
Mainline Protestant24,41238
Other3,92922
Black Protestant4063
None173,992-
St. Charles County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 35
St. Charles County:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 103
St. Charles County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 241
This county:

7.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
St. Charles County:

8.0%
Missouri:

8.8%

Adult obesity rate:
St. Charles County:

28.0%
State:

29.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.1%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in St. Charles County:

Average size of farms: 250 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $45,518
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $214.55
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 8.21%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 20.05%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $37,253
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 67.85%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $66,429
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 79.30%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 4.54
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 9.92%
Corn for grain: 42189 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 5838 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 65327 harvested acres
Vegetables: 54 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 321 acres

Earthquake activity:

St. Charles County-area historical earthquake activity is near Missouri state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 151.2 miles away from St. Charles County center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 127.4 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 149.2 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 160.1 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 165.2 miles away from St. Charles County center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 153.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 23, 2015 to January 09, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4250: January 21, 2016, FEMA Id: 4250, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Missouri Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 22, 2015 to January 09, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3374: January 02, 2016, FEMA Id: 3374, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind

The number of natural disasters in St. Charles County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - St. Charles

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 130,283 (83.0%)
  • Carpooled: 12,428 (7.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 93 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 942 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 204 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 1,720 (1.1%)
  • Worked at home: 11,343 (7.2%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • India (16%)
  • Mexico (12%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (5%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • Vietnam (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in St. Charles County


  • German (28%)
  • American (13%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (5%)
  • Italian (4%)
  • European (3%)
  • Polish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in St. Charles County, Missouri in 2000:

  • 1,669 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 983 people in nursing homes
  • 319 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 232 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 171 people in religious group quarters
  • 132 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 119 people in other group homes
  • 84 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 61 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 9 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 9 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in St. Charles County, Missouri in 2010:

  • 3,316 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,201 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 358 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 196 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 190 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 68 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 34 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 27 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 21 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 14 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $81,939.

6.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($60,446 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.48%
Missouri average:

7.04%


0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($121 average AGI)
St. Charles County:

0.02%
Missouri average:

0.04%

4.48% relocated from other counties in Missouri ($38,842 average AGI)
1.99% relocated from other states ($21,483 average AGI)
St. Charles County:

1.99%
Missouri average:

2.68%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from St. Louis County, MO  2.74% ($60,385 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, MO  0.35% ($44,691)
from St. Louis city, MO  0.34% ($54,250)
from Warren County, MO  0.22% ($46,378)
from Jefferson County, MO  0.17% ($51,718)
from Madison County, IL  0.10% ($52,722)
from Franklin County, MO  0.08% ($60,937)


5.60% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($64,676 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
Missouri average:

7.16%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($506 average AGI)
St. Charles County:

0.04%
Missouri average:

0.05%

3.39% relocated to other counties in Missouri ($33,666 average AGI)
2.17% relocated to other states ($30,504 average AGI)
St. Charles County:

2.17%
Missouri average:

2.80%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to St. Louis County, MO  1.55% ($64,722 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, MO  0.47% ($49,099)
to St. Louis city, MO  0.34% ($42,789)
to Warren County, MO  0.29% ($51,462)
to Jefferson County, MO  0.13% ($46,435)
to Madison County, IL  0.08% ($45,528)
to Franklin County, MO  0.08% ($45,868)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.1
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.7

Births per 1000 population in St. Charles County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 5.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 5.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 6.3

Deaths per 1000 population in St. Charles County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2013: 3.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in St. Charles County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in St. Charles County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in St. Charles County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in St. Charles County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in St. Charles County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in St. Charles County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in St. Charles County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 40,254 (34,541 aged, 5,713 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 6,710 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in St. Charles County, Missouri in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (3,285)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (2,617)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (2,061)
  • Unspecified dementia (1,469)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (1,246)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (828)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (763)
  • Unspecified fall (748)
  • Congestive heart failure (690)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (655)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 4%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.25
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,195
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 163
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 31,804

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,409
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 562
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 85

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 15
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 19.3. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 12.9
  • Other - 6.4

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 93.3. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 46.9
  • Poisoning - 26.7
  • Suffocation - 16.1
  • Other - 3.7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 395,504
  • In family households: 336,862 (60,703 male householders, 45,497 female householders)
    86,841 spouses, 121,123 children (112,339 natural, 2,750 adopted, 6,034 stepchildren), 6,618 grandchildren, 1,925 brothers or sisters, 4,461 parents, 3,607 other relatives, 6,087 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 49,965 (16,726 male householders (12,473 living alone)), 22,406 female householders (18,556 living alone)), 10,833 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 8,677

Size of family households: 48,165 2-persons, 23,540 3-persons, 20,161 4-persons, 9,851 5-persons, 3,253 6-persons, 1,230 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 31,029 1-person, 7,388 2-persons, 429 3-persons, 286 4-persons.

65,684 married couples with children.
20,204 single-parent households (6,215 men, 13,989 women).

93.3% of residents of St. Charles speak English at home.
2.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (78% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (68% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (71% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,288,861,000 ($4,018 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $343,715,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $591,658,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $191,743,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,291,000
Federal grants: $120,461,000
Federal procurement contracts: $323,272,000 ($304,704,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $57,435,000 ($7,447,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $134,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $307,845,000
Federal Government insurance: $217,043,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 22,762
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 9,379
Here:

28 per 1000 residents
State:

49 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,184
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +32,077
Here:

+97 per 1000 residents
State:

+5 per 1000 residents
Population growth in St. Charles County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 20.14 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Year house built in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • Year house built in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • 8,2242014 or later
  • 6,9522010 to 2013
  • 36,2392000 to 2009
  • 35,3521990 to 1999
  • 26,2391980 to 1989
  • 19,6631970 to 1979
  • 12,0831960 to 1969
  • 5,5951950 to 1959
  • 9701940 to 1949
  • 3,1621939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in St. Charles County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • 1231 room
  • 752 rooms
  • 1,1623 rooms
  • 5,9654 rooms
  • 22,4595 rooms
  • 23,2656 rooms
  • 18,6467 rooms
  • 18,0678 rooms
  • 28,8359+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • 3901 room
  • 1,3982 rooms
  • 4,3983 rooms
  • 8,2414 rooms
  • 5,5525 rooms
  • 3,2606 rooms
  • 1,3337 rooms
  • 1,4268 rooms
  • 7379+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in St. Charles County, Missouri
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • 123no bedroom
  • 9551 bedroom
  • 11,8212 bedrooms
  • 59,7403 bedrooms
  • 38,7834 bedrooms
  • 7,1755+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in St. Charles County, Missouri
  • 507no bedroom
  • 4,8071 bedroom
  • 13,2592 bedrooms
  • 5,9283 bedrooms
  • 1,7674 bedrooms
  • 4675+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Charles County, Missouri in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Charles County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in St. Charles County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 668no vehicle
  • 24,4831 vehicle
  • 55,7122 vehicles
  • 25,0773 vehicles
  • 9,4724 vehicles
  • 3,1855+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in St. Charles County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in St. Charles County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2,159no vehicle
  • 14,3361 vehicle
  • 7,9392 vehicles
  • 1,6643 vehicles
  • 6144 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles

90.1% of St. Charles County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65% lived in Missouri.

St. Charles County:

90.1%
State average:

84.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 269,428
  • Other state: 106,529
  • Northeast: 10,955
  • Midwest: 56,292
  • South: 24,508
  • West: 14,774
Year householders moved into unit in St. Charles County, MO
Most commonly used house heating fuel in St. Charles County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 74.9%Utility gas
  • 19.7%Electricity
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 58.3%Electricity
  • 38.3%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 7,544
Here:

18.2%
Missouri:

13.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2,912
Here:

13.0%
Missouri:

12.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 11,396
Here:

49.6%
Missouri:

23.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

St. Charles County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,840,000
  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $5,758,000
    Other: $4,631,000
    Air Transportation: $349,000
  • Construction - Transit Utilities: $13,062,000
    Parks and Recreation: $10,949,000
    General - Other: $5,685,000
    Regular Highways: $1,344,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $24,150,000
    Regular Highways: $21,333,000
    Correctional Institutions: $13,879,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,625,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,314,000
    General - Other: $8,691,000
    Financial Administration: $6,349,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,125,000
    Housing and Community Development: $5,095,000
    Health - Other: $4,387,000
    General Public Buildings: $4,323,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,849,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $987,000
    Transit Utilities: $588,000
    Air Transportation: $361,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $3,897,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,138,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,666,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,633,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,033,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,767,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,494,000
    Sale of Property: $222,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $5,552,000
    Police Protection: $565,000
    Financial Administration: $268,000
    Air Transportation: $196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $98,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $120,159,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $24,605,000
    Transit Utilities: $7,809,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,118,000
    Highways: $4,726,000
    Public Welfare: $44,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $92,468,000
    Property: $19,799,000
    Other License: $16,717,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,883,000

St. Charles County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,840,000
  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $5,758,000
    Other: $4,631,000
    Air Transportation: $349,000
  • Construction - Transit Utilities: $13,062,000
    Parks and Recreation: $10,949,000
    General - Other: $5,685,000
    Regular Highways: $1,344,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $24,150,000
    Regular Highways: $21,333,000
    Correctional Institutions: $13,879,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,625,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,314,000
    General - Other: $8,691,000
    Financial Administration: $6,349,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,125,000
    Housing and Community Development: $5,095,000
    Health - Other: $4,387,000
    General Public Buildings: $4,323,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,849,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $987,000
    Transit Utilities: $588,000
    Air Transportation: $361,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $3,897,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,138,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,666,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,633,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,033,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,767,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,494,000
    Sale of Property: $222,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $5,552,000
    Police Protection: $565,000
    Financial Administration: $268,000
    Air Transportation: $196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $98,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $120,159,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $24,605,000
    Transit Utilities: $7,809,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,118,000
    Highways: $4,726,000
    Public Welfare: $44,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $92,468,000
    Property: $19,799,000
    Other License: $16,717,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,883,000

St. Charles County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,840,000
  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $5,758,000
    Other: $4,631,000
    Air Transportation: $349,000
  • Construction - Transit Utilities: $13,062,000
    Parks and Recreation: $10,949,000
    General - Other: $5,685,000
    Regular Highways: $1,344,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $24,150,000
    Regular Highways: $21,333,000
    Correctional Institutions: $13,879,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,625,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,314,000
    General - Other: $8,691,000
    Financial Administration: $6,349,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,125,000
    Housing and Community Development: $5,095,000
    Health - Other: $4,387,000
    General Public Buildings: $4,323,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,849,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $987,000
    Transit Utilities: $588,000
    Air Transportation: $361,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $3,897,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,138,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,666,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,633,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,033,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,767,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,494,000
    Sale of Property: $222,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $5,552,000
    Police Protection: $565,000
    Financial Administration: $268,000
    Air Transportation: $196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $98,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $120,159,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $24,605,000
    Transit Utilities: $7,809,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,118,000
    Highways: $4,726,000
    Public Welfare: $44,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $92,468,000
    Property: $19,799,000
    Other License: $16,717,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,883,000

St. Charles County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,840,000
  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $5,758,000
    Other: $4,631,000
    Air Transportation: $349,000
  • Construction - Transit Utilities: $13,062,000
    Parks and Recreation: $10,949,000
    General - Other: $5,685,000
    Regular Highways: $1,344,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $24,150,000
    Regular Highways: $21,333,000
    Correctional Institutions: $13,879,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,625,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,314,000
    General - Other: $8,691,000
    Financial Administration: $6,349,000
    Central Staff Services: $5,125,000
    Housing and Community Development: $5,095,000
    Health - Other: $4,387,000
    General Public Buildings: $4,323,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,849,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $987,000
    Transit Utilities: $588,000
    Air Transportation: $361,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $3,897,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,138,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $44,666,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,633,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,033,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,767,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,494,000
    Sale of Property: $222,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $5,552,000
    Police Protection: $565,000
    Financial Administration: $268,000
    Air Transportation: $196,000
    Parks and Recreation: $98,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $4,000
    Health - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $120,159,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $24,605,000
    Transit Utilities: $7,809,000
    General Local Government Support: $7,118,000
    Highways: $4,726,000
    Public Welfare: $44,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $92,468,000
    Property: $19,799,000
    Other License: $16,717,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,883,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,836
  • Number of aged recipients: 179
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,657
  • Number of recipients under 18: 378
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,182
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 276
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 613
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 803
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 56 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2,469$160,1142,412$171,65516,665$178,204349$83,46110$1,666,600506$129,21742$51,214
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED123$161,862163$165,4481,234$182,44389$41,5733$586,66731$118,12934$43,647
APPLICATIONS DENIED221$146,480270$143,7703,355$192,609337$32,6021$149,000132$141,35666$42,152
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN233$155,820233$179,6142,635$182,72184$60,8330$065$131,6152$40,500
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS23$160,04333$143,424633$190,00915$82,0000$015$113,5334$35,500
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 56 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED520$205,963744$206,8552$159,5000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED148$216,764246$209,8863$231,3331$106,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED67$215,418180$222,2391$270,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN46$222,56585$211,2822$258,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS13$199,00022$193,7270$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in St. Charles, MO
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in St. Charles, MO - Value
Most common first names in St. Charles County, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John81374.7 years
Mary80078.6 years
William73674.5 years
Robert59670.9 years
James54269.8 years
Charles46874.3 years
Dorothy44478.0 years
Joseph38375.8 years
Helen38181.3 years
George33975.9 years
Most common last names in St. Charles County, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith24674.6 years
Johnson16473.9 years
Williams16172.1 years
Brown14974.0 years
Meyer12778.5 years
Miller12675.1 years
Davis12171.5 years
Jones11672.6 years
Schneider10678.6 years
Wilson9375.7 years
Businesses in St. Charles County, MO
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1Lane Bryant1
7-Eleven3Lane Furniture2
ALDI3LensCrafters2
AT&T8Little Caesars Pizza6
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
Advance Auto Parts4Lowe's4
Aeropostale2Macy's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Marriott3
Ann Taylor2Marshalls1
Applebee's4MasterBrand Cabinets20
Arby's9Maurices2
Ashley Furniture1Mazda1
AutoZone9McDonald's22
Banana Republic1Men's Wearhouse2
Barnes & Noble1Motel 62
Baskin-Robbins1Motherhood Maternity4
Bath & Body Works2New Balance7
Bed Bath & Beyond2New York & Co2
Best Western1Nike25
Blockbuster8Nissan1
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Office Depot1
Burger King7OfficeMax4
Cache1Old Navy1
Casual Male XL1Olive Garden2
Catherines1Outback2
Charlotte Russe1Outback Steakhouse2
Chevrolet3Pac Sun1
Chico's1Panda Express1
Chipotle1Panera Bread6
Chuck E. Cheese's1Papa John's Pizza5
Church's Chicken1Payless6
Circle K12Penske2
Cold Stone Creamery1PetSmart3
Coldwater Creek1Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Inn1Pizza Hut8
Comfort Suites1Plato's Closet1
Costco1Popeyes2
Cracker Barrel2Qdoba Mexican Grill4
Cricket Wireless2Quality1
Curves5Quiznos4
DHL4RadioShack6
Dairy Queen10Red Lobster1
Days Inn2Red Robin3
Deb1Red Roof Inn1
Decora Cabinetry7Ruby Tuesday3
Dennys3Rue211
Domino's Pizza6SONIC Drive-In7
DressBarn3Sam's Club1
Dressbarn3Sears5
Express1Shoe Carnival1
Famous Footwear5Sleep Inn1
Fashion Bug2Soma Intimates1
FedEx42Spencer Gifts1
Finish Line1Sprint Nextel8
Firestone Complete Auto Care6Starbucks9
Foot Locker1Steak 'n Shake7
Ford2Subaru1
Fredericks Of Hollywood1Subway22
GNC6Super 82
GameStop8T-Mobile16
Goodwill1T.G.I. Driday's1
Gymboree2T.J.Maxx1
H&R Block11Taco Bell14
Hardee's5Talbots1
Hilton1Target5
Hobby Lobby1The Limited1
Holiday Inn3Toyota1
Hollister Co.1Toys"R"Us2
Home Depot4True Value3
HomeTown Buffet1U-Haul13
Honda2U.S. Cellular6
Hot Topic1UPS46
Hyundai2Value City Furniture1
IHOP3Vans1
InTown Suites1Verizon Wireless4
JCPenney2Victoria's Secret2
Jack In The Box1Volkswagen1
JoS. A. Bank1Waffle House4
Jones New York6Walgreens21
Journeys1Walmart5
Justice2Wendy's8
KFC5Wet Seal1
Kmart1White Castle6
Knights Inn1Wingate1
Kohl's3YMCA3
La-Z-Boy1

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